• Who Is Doris Payne? 5 Things To Know About The Iconic Jewel Thief

    3 monthes ago - By Essence

    It was recently announced that actress Tessa Thompson would take on the role of Doris Payne, the iconic 87-year-old jewel thief who has been scamming for decades.
    Following the announcement Thompson tweeted, "After chasing Doris and her story for years-and then keeping this secret for awhile- I'm screaming that this dream is coming true. She is a deeply fascinating woman. So pleased to bring this story to the screen with CodeBlack & Lionsgate. Beyond grateful."

    While the film is still in the early stages, there's plenty to learn about Payne ahead of its release. Here are five things to...
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